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‘Sooner or later world will see a nuclear detonation … concept of nuclear deterrence rests on dangerous logic’

Rohit E David in TOI's The Interviews Blog The 2017 Nobel peace prize was awarded to International Campaign to Abolish…

British Mandate paved way for Israeli occupation

Some of the repressive tactics used by the Israeli army today were first practiced on the Palestinians by the British…

Shamsul Haq Usmani, an ardent admirer of Manto, working relentlessly on ‘Poora Manto’

Retired professor Shamsul Haq Usmani lives in a narrow alley of Galli Chowkidar, in old Delhi. Mr. Usmani is a…

Hyderabad: IIT researchers used jamun seeds to remove Fluoride from water

HYDERABAD: Jamun trees are ubiquitous in India. Now, researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad have shown that the…

Vote for JDS, AIMIM or SDPI face boycott, Karnataka Muslims to prevent division of votes

Bangaluru: Muslim community leaders and retired officers have unanimously resolved to vote for Congress in Karnataka to avoid any division…

Amit Shah, Son Jay Shah Flout Supreme Court Guidelines at Cricket Body

New Delhi: It has been over a year since the Lodha committee recommendations were given legal backing by the Supreme Court…

Meet Essa, a reverted Muslim, who was blessed with divine guidance while in prison

Essa, a Latino, was a former gang member who went through a life of crime, which landed him in prison…

Learning Love from Gandhi: The Karwane Mohabbat in Porbandar

By Harsh Mander The journey of the Karwane Mohabbat that started at Nagaon in Assam on 4 September 2017, travelled…

Sir Syed’s movement needs to be revived

Zafar Agha Today India is celebrating the bi-centenary of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan. Sir Syed is not the name of…

Hindu Pampering versus Muslim Appeasement

Dr. Javed Jamil Yogi spent Rs 195.89 crore for the grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya. Of this, Rs 133.70 crore…

‘Hope never dies’ holds true for Najeeb’s mother

Fatima Nafees, mother of Najeeb Ahmad who went missing from JNU campus, remains awake even after the whole world goes…

Anjum Saifi fulfills father’s wish 25 years after he was killed by extortionists

Muzaffarnagar (UP): Muzaffarnagar girl's dream came true when she qualifies and be appointed as a civil judge after clearing the…

Under Muslim rule, India was the richest country with 27% of world GDP: Shashi Tharoor

NEW DELHI: India’s pre-colonial economy considered as a golden age of prosperity under Mughal period, amounting to almost 27% of…

There is no enmity between Hindus and Muslims in Ayodhya: Chief Priest of Ayodhya’s Ram Mandir

By Saurabh Katkurwar, Ayodhya: Politics over the Babri dispute, including the hate campaign by the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP), has…

UP Judicial Services: 13 Muslim candidates including 7 girls clear exam to become judge

New Delhi: Thirteen Muslim candidates including seven girls cleared the Uttar Pradesh Provincial Civil Service Judicial examination. The result of…

Meet Dr. Abdul Qadeer, who has given over 900 MBBS doctors to the country

New Delhi: Dr. Abdul Qadir, the founder of the Shaheen Group of Institutions, is an engineer by profession. Dr. Qadir started…

All Around Us, Narendra Modi’s Messiah Image Is Quickly Fading

BY HARBANS MUKHIA for The Wire The growing loss of faith in the prime minister arises from the same source…

Allama Iqbal’s verse that reverted a professor to Islam, elaborated by Mohammad Elshinawy

Mohammad Elshinawy, Research Fellow at Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research, elaborates a verse written by Poet of the East, Allama…

The BJP’s attack on the ‘Muslim’ Taj Mahal is part of a wider project

BY KULDEEP KUMAR (The Wire) Instead of emphasising the Hindu origins of Muslim monuments and staking a claim over them,…

Will Modi lose the next Lok Sabha election in 2019?

Yes. He's heading for a resounding defeat. Every storm begins with a few rain-drops. In the same way, signs of…